We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
1,045
All photos (1,045)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“blue walls”(9 reviews)
“bell tower”(31 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
19°
Dec
27°
17°
Jan
30°
19°
Feb
Contact
Trokhsvyatytelska vul. 6, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
Website
+380 44 278 7068
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience St. Michael's Cathedrale
Kiev by Night
8 Reviews
from $50.00
More Info
from $90.00
More Info
from $22.50
More Info
from $58.00
More Info
Reviews (1,249)
Filter reviews
580 results
Traveler rating
386
156
37
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
386
156
37
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beautiful church blue walls bell tower worth a visit free entrance old church sunny day take pictures walk around independence square domes gold interior chanting icons sophia altar
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 580 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite cathedral in my native city. The temple was destroyed in Soviet period and re-established again. It's very beautiful place. Very nice views. Of course you must visit this Cathedral if you visit Kyiv.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lukas21011977
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A truly beautiful building in lovely grounds. Excellent all views of the city from the outside and situated right by the funicular.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 2018LisaDS
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It takes you 30 to 45 minutes minutes to visit the cathedral, and 'climb' the bell tower with a sort of museum on the way up. The cathedral itself wasn't big at all from the inside. It was dark, and many visitors were here to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Britt K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The churches in Kiev are what I have realise are beautiful. This church is coloured blue with golden dome makes it stand out. The interior is also beautiful though is cones out as any other church but it was very serene

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DPMMumbai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St Michaels is iconic and worth visiting. The building isnt the original but a reconstruction funded by the Ukrainian people after independence. It is quite impressive and although free to enter we couldnt go in as work was happening that morning. We did mange to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rockmylobster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The church is very well maintained, from outside and inside. A lot of people due to free entrance probably.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vilteija
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

St Michaels is another beautiful iconic building. The interior was very nice but not overwhelmingly so – we have seen finer Orthodox churches with more dramatic interiors elsewhere. At least there was no charge to get in and there was no apparent ban on taking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

St Michael's Monastery was the first stop during our long weekend in Kiev. While its a reconstruction, the monastery is still magnificent and the blue colour really makes it all the more impressive. Spend some time outside of the complex on the square, admiring the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hannah75
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to walk around,clean and historical , there is tiny church for somebody who is not into that its enough to check just this one

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MiskoArchyvas
Reviewed November 5, 2018

It is amazing cathedrale, and so huge. Inside you can find beautiful fresks, really amazing. Entrance is for free.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anna P
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 120 nearby hotels
Gintama Hotel
71 reviews
.11 miles away
InterContinental Kyiv
683 reviews
.13 miles away
Sunflower B&B Hotel
109 reviews
.20 miles away
Hyatt Regency Kiev
677 reviews
.24 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,595 nearby restaurants
Yunost
40 reviews
.09 miles away
O'Brien's Irish Pub
252 reviews
.12 miles away
Panna Pasticceria
61 reviews
.21 miles away
Kitty Twister
25 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,188 nearby attractions
After Two Hares Characters Monument
246 reviews
.12 miles away
Volodymyr Hill Park
53 reviews
.18 miles away
Princess Olha Monument
59 reviews
.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St. Michael's Cathedrale staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines